All workshops and info sessions will be offered online via Zoom until further notice. Students must be logged into their UCLA Zoom account to attend.

Cornerstone Research Workshop Series
Research Methods Workshops
Scholarship Info Sessions


Cornerstone Research Workshops support you in all stages of the research process, from developing a research question to presenting your work! Join us online.

Getting Started With Research

Learn all about the research process and research opportunities at UCLA

Developing a Research Question

Learn how to turn your interests into a research question

Finding Sources at the UCLA Library

Learn the most effective search strategies for finding what you need

Collecting and Citing Sources

Learn how to create a customized library of resources for your project

Writing a Literature Review

Learn how to organize your research into a coherent and compelling literature review

Developing Your Research Plan

Plan your project from start to finish

Co-sponsored by the UCLA Library, the Undergraduate Writing Center, and the Undergraduate Research Center–Humanities, Arts, and Social Sciences.


Learn research methods, strategies, and skills for doing research and creative inquiry!

Research and Time Management Workshop

Learn strategies for managing your research and creative project timeline.

Quantitative Research Methods Workshop

Learn quantitative methods for conducting research.

Interviewing Methods Workshop

Learn methods for interviewing subjects including question design and how to conduct an interview.

Research and Creative Proposal Workshop

Learn how to write a proposal for your research or creative project.


Find out everything you want to know about applying for research scholarship programs!

URC-HASS Scholarship Info Session

Learn all about the Undergraduate Research Fellows Program, Undergraduate Research Scholarship ProgramMellon Mays Undergraduate Fellowship, and Research Revealed, as well as how to apply!

URFP, MMUF, and McNair Info Session

Learn all about the Undergraduate Research Fellows Program (URFP)Mellon Mays Undergraduate Fellowship (MMUF), and McNair Research Scholars Program and how to apply!

URFP Info Session

Learn all about the Undergraduate Research Fellows Program (URFP) and how to apply!

MMUF Info Session

Learn all about the Mellon Mays Undergraduate Fellowship (MMUF) and how to apply!